Cradle Talk

Cradle Talk  is a weekly support group for new parents and their babies, ages 0-6 months. An Edward Hospital Mother/Baby nurse leads the discussion and guest speakers address a variety of parenting topics each week.  Bring your newborn with you! 

Join our Facebook group!

Meets most Wednesdays 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. (see dates below)


Our Saviour's Lutheran Church
815 South Washington Street, Naperville
(located across from the Edward Hospital ER)

Unless indicated on the date listed below, all meetings will be held in Our Saviour's Lutheran Church.  In the event of inclement weather during the winter months, please call the Cradle Talk phone line at 630-527-3957 to see if Cradle Talk has been canceled on that particular day. Cradle Talk will be canceled if the church decides to close the building.  We will post the cancellation no later than 9 a.m.

Edward Hospital promotes vaccinations for babies and parents.  Some babies are too young for certain vaccines, so please do not attend if you or your baby have fever, colds, flu-like symptoms, or rashes. Please ask one of the nurses if you have any questions on recent recommendation for vaccines.  

Meeting Dates: 

Breastfeeding Support Group meets immediately following on the 1st & 3rd Wednesdays.
Nurturing Mom Support Group (for anyone experiencing the challenges and adjustment of new parenthood) meets after Cradle Talk on the 2nd & 4th Wednesdays.

Feb 5 - Healthy Sleep Habits for Babies (followed by Breastfeeding Support Group)
Feb 12 - Tummy Time (followed by Nurturing Mom Support Group)
Feb 19 - Pediatric allergies & ear infections (followed by Breastfeeding Support Group)
Feb 26 - (will meet at Edward Hospital - Education Center, room 303/305) Infant Nutrition (followed by Nurturing Mom Support Group)
*In the event of inclement weather, please check this page or the Facebook page for meeting cancellations.

Websites and Class Handouts

Developmental Info:


Breastfeeding Info:


Twins Info:

For the New Mom:



Baby Wearing Demo